North Central Releases 2014 Football Schedule
The 2014 North Central College football schedule is now available at http://northcentralcardinals.com/schedule.aspx?schedule=129.
The Cardinals open the season Sept. 13 at St. Norbert College (Wis.), followed by a home contest against the University of Wisconsin-Platteville on Sept. 20. North Central defeated Platteville in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Division III Football Championship, 52-24. A start time for that game has yet to be determined.
North Central closes non-conference play at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point on Sept. 27. Highlights of the Cardinals' College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin (CCIW) schedule include the Homecoming game on Oct. 18 against Carthage College, the Battle for the Little Brass Bell on Oct. 25 at Wheaton College, and Senior Day on Nov. 8 against Augustana College.
The Cardinals went 13-1 in 2013, winning the outright CCIW Championship and advancing to the semifinals of the Division III Football Championship for the first time.